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By the Glass—a Macallan cocktail worthy of its home at £10 at the Montage Beverly Hills.
Nothing’s better in August than a tall, cold one—see how bartenders across the U.S. take the pause that refreshes.
From Russia with love, infused vodka and the cocktails it inspires.
With its origins in the smokiest of spirits, this combination of rum and bitters is right on target.
A two-fisted combo of Jameson Irish whiskey and pickle juice—how can you go wrong?
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An evolution that expands the definition of a classic cocktail; plus, five recipes.
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The great coffee debate still brews, but one purveyor translates the new wave of coffee
roasting into a potent potable.
Sure, they're sour-tasting elixirs made from mashed herbs—but thanks to the craft-cocktail movement, the time for amari in the States has never been better.
Francesco Lafranconi melds gin, vodka, sweet sherry and maraschino liqueur to create a cocktail
that is both complex and perfectly balanced.
The premier cocktailians of Caña put their own inimitable L.A. spin on what was once the drink of the tropics.
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Santa Barbara is pinot noir heaven, but just which one is best? We give 'em a taste test.
There's a new kid in town on the L.A. cocktail scene, and this one means business with an array of only artisanal mezcals.
Remember the frosty floats from back in the day? Well, they're back but kicked up to a whole new level—and for adults only.
The tiki cocktail is back with a vengeance...and now a tip of the hat to the man who brought it to Los Angeles.
Tiki cocktails: The Zombie.
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Nothing is as certain as change...and it has come to this magazine in the form of a new editor.
Watch Barcelona native Lucas Paya, of Bar Centro at the Bazaar in the SLS Hotel, break down one of his best.
Get the recipe for Pablo Moix's tequila, mezcal, orange, lemon, chamomile and ginger refresher, served at Long Beach's Hotel Maya.
Watch bartender John Coltharp construct his version of the venerable classic, and jot down the recipe.
Despite this drink's name, its creator relies on intuition more than trends. Watch Kupchinsky mix gin, bitters, tarragon, cherries and vinegar into his signature libation.
Watch the pedigreed mixologist who relates "drinks to moments and experiences" commemorate the attack on the USS Maine via rye and absinthe.
Innovative drinksmithing is this assertive barman and New Orleans native's specialty. Watch him revere this classic while breaking new ground.
The Aussie native is consistently mentioned as one of the best barmen in L.A. Watch him make this rum, nutmeg and ginger-spiked Mule.
Watch what Marcos Tello, cocktail historian, founder of the Sporting Life and bartender at the Edison and Varnish, can do with only three simple ingredients.
Watch the former Providence, now downtown Doheny-based mixologist flaunt what may be the best use of absinthe ever.
Watch the former Sanderson Hotel and Bar Marmont bartender artfully combine Bulleit bourbon, agave nectar, Angostura bitters, olallieberries and passion-fruit puree.
Watch the godfather of L.A.'s cocktail renaissance craft his crown jewel of concoctions, and find out which farmers' market ingredients make it reign supreme.
Watch Rivera's Julian Cox create the mezcal-enhanced Donají, an ode to the storied Zapotec princess, and get three of his recipes.
Half of the country's top bartenders are in L.A., making it the most exciting cocktail scene in the country. Meet the mixologists and their drinks.
Histoires de Parfums masters Gérald Ghislain and Magali Sénéquier inspire the ultimate scent-driven dinner party, proving "without the aroma, there is no flavor."
With an eye toward community, Guillermo Uribe conceived his Boyle Heights club, Eastside Luv Wine Bar y Queso, as a space for Mexican-Americans to celebrate their past and their present.
Cedd Moses launched the Westside martini lounge Liquid Kitty in 1996 and had a satori moment. Since then, he has opened a string of landmark watering holes—from the Golden Gopher and Seven Grand to the Varnish and the Doheny.
Lora Zarubin's picks for the best snacks and beverages for summer, including Spanish beers, Sue Moore's top dogs in Glendale, Scoops gelato and Argentine grilling.
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